By 2020, cobalt used in rechargeable batteries for everything from cellphones to cars could be greater than today's total global refined market.
In this interview with The Energy Report, Coleman explains the international supply/demand disparity and tells us which oil and gas producers he values highest in an uncertain energy market.
The world’s largest maker of heavy machinery posted a 5% increase in quarterly profit, beating analysts’ estimates.
Unlike it happened for the Northern Gateway project, there will be no public hearing schedule for the Trans Mountain pipeline.
Under the agreement, the Papua New Guinea government paid Nautilus $7 million, which entitles it to a 15% stake in the project, with an option to increase it by another 15% in the next 12 months.
In three decades, the Philadelphia Gold & Silver Index has never declined four years in a row.
The new gold giant would have a market value of $33 billion, operations on five continents, and a gold output of well over 12 million ounces a year.
Canada’s newest diamond exploration company, Margaret Lake Diamonds Inc. commenced trading this morning on the TSX-Venture Exchange under the symbol DIA.
Despite objections from several groups, the Harper government declared over the weekend the humpback a "species of special concern" under the Species at Risk Act (SARA).
In 2010, rare earth and specialty metals market froth had speculators throwing money at a sector they didn't understand, and opportunistic resource company managers stepped up to take their money.
Erdene Resource owns the Altan Nar gold-polymetallic project, located in southwest Mongolia, 200 kilometres from the border with China.
Weak commodity prices hurt Teck's three core business units —coal, copper and zinc— but coal was particularly hard hit due to increased supply from Australia, the company said.
Value stocks rarely outpace the market as much as growth stocks do.
Suncor said it is working with the RCMP and Alberta Occupational Health and Safety to complete a full investigation into the incident.
Despite billions spent on exploration, only around 30 significant diamond mines are currently in production.
Over the past year, Caterpillar has closed or announced plans to shutter several plants in the US, Canada and Europe.
While Walter Energy shuts down two coal mines, leaving hundreds unemployed, HD Mining International plans to bring up to 480 Chinese workers to British Columbia.
The Canadian province has experienced three relatively short-lived gold rushes over the past 150 years, but the persistent issue has been profitably. Now, the problem seems finally resolved.
World's top gold producers tried and failed again to tie-up.
Beijing's strategy to consolidate the domestic iron ore industry under six to eight large miners has been met with skepticism.
Pipeline project crucial to oil sands development pushed out another year.
The rare earth storm has passed, but a new critical metal conundrum could be ahead for the West.
The federal government has the authority to approve Northern Gateway without the support of a majority of residents. The question for the Prime Minister and his cabinet is should they ignore the will of the people, particularly when they've made their wishes known in a formal vote?
He is first US former president to urge the current administration reject TransCanada's pipeline.
Investors will now be watching to see if Goldcorp tries to top the joint bid.
Production of the steel-making material, however, increased by 16%, which means the miner is on track to meet its full-year target.
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